Jerome Recreation District
Job Description
Seasonal Position
Wage: $8.50 - $10.00 hr

This is an entry-level position under the general supervision of the Pool Manager. Lifeguards are responsible for the overall safe operations of the swimming pool facility. This position is highly visible and is often the public's main contact with the Jerome Recreation District. Swimming Pool. This individual should be professional in manner, appearance, possess strong people skills, and enjoy working with the public, self0motivated with strong organization and time management skills.

General Responsibilities: Implement necessary skills to enforce water safety and to oversee daily use of pool facilities including open swim times and lessons. 

  • Must be at least 15 years old
  • WSI certification of ability to obtain certification prior to June 1 (if applicable)
  • First Aid and CPR certificates
  • LG certification
  • Good Physical condition
  • General understanding of water safety.
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends.
Examples of work:
  • Oversee general pool use for safety.
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions.
  • Teach swimming lessons and be able to work with children of all ages and abilities.
  • Know all necessary procedures for First Aid/CPR and extractions from the pool.
  • Enforce general water safety rules.
  • Enforce JRD policies and regulations regarding the operation of the swimming pool.
  • Keep facility clean, safe, and organized.
  • Complete all other duties as assigned by the Pool Manager.
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